wet your appetite vs whet your appetite : Common Errors in English

About wet your appetite vs whet your appetite

It is natural to think that something mouth-watering “wets your appetite,” but actually the expression is “whet your appetite”— sharpen your appetite, as a whetstone sharpens a knife.

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  1. The Playroom shows off PS4 augmented reality, motion control

    Curious how the PlayStation 4 Eye camera and the DualShock 4 controller will play together? This brief clip shows a few augmented-reality minigames to whet your appetite. [Read more]        
    on June 12, 2013 Source: CNET

  2. Rihanna's All Smiles in the New Images for 'This is The End'

    (Sony Pictures)  With the June 12 release of the highly anticipated This Is The End , Sony Pictures is making one final push to whet your appetite for the star-studded apocalyptic comedy. In the recently released five new clips , we got a glimpse of Emma Watson as, of course, the geeky know-it-all. But this time, the film's other supporting cast of characters get a turn in the spotlight. There's ...
    on June 8, 2013 Source: Zimbio

  3. HP plans a fanless Intel Haswell tablet for later this year

    Now we've covered the first wave of Haswell-powered PCs and laptops, how about something to whet your appetite for later this year? While investigating Intel's fanless tablet reference design, HP told us that its own iteration -- one that was apparently also on stage during Intel's Computex events -- will be coming soon. While the tablet (or hybrid) wasn't being shown publicly at the event, an ...
    on June 6, 2013 Source: Engadget

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